|"Of the Catechizing of the Unlearned" - St. Augustine|
A deacon requests advice on how best to explain the faith to people who want to become Christian, how to know how he's doing at it, and how to keep it interesting both to them and himself. Augustine's answer touches on all sorts of things, from teaching, public speaking, and linguistics to salvation history and the psychology of converts. Interesting and useful stuff! Translated by the Rev. C.L. Cornish, 1847.
Keywords: Audiobook - Nonfiction; religion
|"On the Pleasure of Taking Up One's Pen" - Hilaire Belloc|
And you thought Seinfeld was the first one to tell jokes about nothing! From the 1908 book On Nothing and Kindred Subjects, Hilaire Belloc brings us a short and funny essay "On the Pleasure of Taking Up One's Pen". Enjoy!
Keywords: Audiobook - Nonfiction; essays; comedy
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|"Our Christmas Tree" - Fitz-James O'Brien|
A poor man contrasts his Christmas tree to that of a millionaire.
Keywords: Audiobook - Poetry; Christmas
|Of the Song of Angels - Walter Hilton|
A short medieval treatise on the mystical experience of hearing angels' song, and how to distinguish true mystical experiences from false ones.
Keywords: Audiobook - Nonfiction